Bug 1332615 - System crashes/freezes on intel braswell systems
Summary: System crashes/freezes on intel braswell systems
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: 24
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Kernel Maintainer List
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2016-05-03 14:55 UTC by dkrall
Modified: 2016-07-21 11:57 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2016-07-21 11:57:40 UTC

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Description dkrall 2016-05-03 14:55:06 UTC
Description of problem:
System is crashing immediately on boot on intel braswell systems (N3050 in this specific case). After grub, the screen will go blank right before the entire system freezes.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Fedora 23, 24 alpha/beta, kernel version =>4.2 won't boot on braswell systems.

How reproducible:
Boot fedora 23 (kernel version must be >4.2) or fedora 24 alpha/beta.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot system
2. System will crash on boot

Actual results:
Crashed system, no interaction possible, blank screen.

Expected results:
Normal boot of system.

Additional info:
Disabling C-States can "help" sometimes.

Comment 1 dkrall 2016-05-03 15:04:36 UTC
Booting with "nomodeset i915.modeset=0" actually works, but only with a resolution of 800x600.

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